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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Margaroniini > Filodes

Filodes fulvidorsalis (Hübner, 1832)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Filodes sexpunctalis. Filodes fulvidorsalis which is less orange-red and has black spots at the middle of cell and discocellulars, which sexpunctalis  lacks. Underside of fulvidorsalis has black spots, which sexpunctalis lacks. [accessed 25 December 2019] for Filodes sexpunctalis. 
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Sondhi, S. 2021. Filodes fulvidorsalis (Hübner, 1832). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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